Lebanon - Explosion in the Akkar region (15 August 2021)


France expresses its heartfelt solidarity with the victims and their families following today’s explosion in the Akkar region. It offers its sincere condolences to the loved ones of those who lost their lives.

France stands with the Lebanese in this latest ordeal, which must be thoroughly investigated.

With the social and humanitarian crisis growing more tragic each day, France calls on all Lebanese leaders to take action and to immediately take the decisions necessary for the country’s recovery.